The 11th International Conference on Water in Food (EuroFoodWater2023; EFW2023), October 10-12, 2023, Timişoara, Romania

Polytechnic University of Timişoara


Tuesday, 10th of October, 2023
17:00–19:30 Registration of the participants (“Timişoara” Hotel)
19:30–19:35 Welcoming words (“Timişoara” Hotel)
19:35–21:00 Get-together party (“Timişoara” Hotel)

Wednesday, 11th of October, 2023
8:30–8:50 Opening of the conference (Rectors of the Polytehnic University of Timişoara and University of Life Sciences “King Mihai I” from Timişoara)
Session I: • Water structure and interactions in food and biological systems
8:50–9:30 Plenary Lecture PL1
9:30–9:50 Invited Lecture/Oral Communication IL1/OC1
9:50–10:10 Invited Lecture/Oral Communication IL2/OC2
10:10–10:30 Invited Lecture/Oral Communication IL3/OC3
10:30–11:10 Coffee break, Posters & Exhibition (“Timişoara” Hotel)
11:10–11:30 Oral Communication OC4
11:30–11:50 Oral Communication OC5
11:50–12:10 Oral Communication OC6
12:10–12:30 Oral Communication OC7
12:30–14:00 Lunch (“Belvedere” Restaurant at the “Timişoara” Hotel)

Session II: Water activity and the shelf life of food products
14:00–14:40 Plenary Lecture PL2
14:40–15:00 Oral Communication OC8
15:00–15:20 Oral Communication OC9
15:20–16:00 Coffee break, Posters & Exhibition (“Timişoara” Hotel)
16:00–16:20 Oral Communication OC10
16:20–16:40 Oral Communication OC11
16:40–17:00 Oral Communication OC12
17:00–17:20 Oral Communication OC13
17:20–17:40 Oral Communication OC14
18:00–19:00 Possibly – Reception at the City Hall of Timişoara
19:30– Conference Dinner (Recaş Winery, (

Thursday, 12th of October, 2023
Session III: Water analysis and identification of food

9:00–9:40 Plenary Lecture PL3
9:40–10:10 Plenary Lecture PL4
10:10–10:30 Oral Communication OC15
10:30–11:10 Coffee break, Posters & Exhibition (“Timişoara” Hotel)
11:10–11:30 Oral Communication OC16
11:30–11:50 Oral Communication OC17
11:50–12:10 Oral Communication OC18
12:10–12:30 Oral Communication OC19

12:30–14:00 Lunch (“Belvedere” Restaurant at the “Timişoara” Hotel) 14:00–14:40 Plenary Lecture PL5
14:40–15:00 Oral Communication OC20
15:00–15:20 Oral Communication OC21
15:20–16:00 Coffee break, Exhibition, Oral presentation of selected posters (“Timişoara” Hotel)
16:00–16:20 Oral Communication OC22
16:20–16:40 Oral Communication OC23
16:40–17:00 Concluding remarks and closing of the conference